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Porsche Cayman S

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Porsche Cayman S

3-door 4-seater coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve flat (horizontally opposed, boxer) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3386 cm3 / 206.6 cu in / 206.6 cu in, 217.0 kW / 291.0 hp / 291.0 hp @ 6250 rpm / 6250 rpm / 6250 rpm, 340.0 N·m / 250.8 lb·ft / 250.8 lb·ft @ 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 275 km/h / 171 mph / 171 mph top speed, consumption 10.6 l/100km / 26.6 mpg-UK / 22.2 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PorscheIssued from2008
ModelCayman SIssued until
SerieCaymanNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPorscheCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)410 l / 14.48 cu ft / 14.48 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)1926 l / 68.02 cu ft / 68.02 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)410 l / 14.48 cu ft / 14.48 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4350 mm / 171.3 in / 171.3 inTotal (curb) weight1415 kg / 3120 lb / 3120 lb
Width1810 mm / 71.3 in / 71.3 inDry weight
Height1310 mm / 51.6 in / 51.6 inLoad capacity215 kg / 474 lb / 474 lb
Wheelbase2420 mm / 95.3 in / 95.3 inGross (max.) weight1630 kg / 3594 lb / 3594 lb
Track frontTowing weight1365 kg / 3009 lb / 3009 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity64 l / 14.1 UK gal / 16.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.8  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.02 m2 / 21.7 sq ft / 21.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.5 sq ft / 6.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.0 kW / 20.1 hp / 20.1 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typeflat (horizontally opposed, boxer) (Boxer, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke78.0 mm / 3.07 in / 3.07 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio1.23
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement3386 cm3 / 206.6 cu in / 206.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity564.58 cm3/cylinder / 34.453 cu in/cylinder / 34.453 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio11.1 : 1
SumpdryMax. output power217.0 kW / 291.0 hp / 291.0 hp at 6250 rpm / 6250 rpm / 6250 rpm
AspirationMax. torque340.0 N·m / 250.8 lb·ft / 250.8 lb·ft at 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm / 4400 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)86.8 kW / 116.4 hp / 116.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output64.1 kW/l / 1.408 bhp/cu in / 1.408 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque100.4 N·m/l / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in / 0.88 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed275 km/h / 171 mph / 171 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio208.5 kW/ton / 158.0 bhp/ton / 158.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)10.6 l/100km / 26.6 mpg-UK / 22.2 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions361 g/km / 581 g/mi / 581 g/mi
  Range604 km / 375 mi / 375 mi

Chassis

Engine locationmiddleEngine alignment
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP). Traction control. Electronic stabilisation
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front235/40-R18Tyres rear265/40-ZR18
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system), EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), ASC (automatic stabilisation control)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Porsche Cayman S

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